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Walk into a human body, book dealers’ vandalised treasures and a 2D world – the week in art | Art

Exhibition of the weekWang Gongxin: In-BetweenMultimedia installations that explore by modern means the ancient painterly problems of light and shadow. White Cube Mason’s Yard, London, from 19 January to 26 February.Also showingAlison Katz: ArteryAutobiographical art in an installation that suggests the insides of the human body. Camden Art Centre, London, until 13 March.Betsy Bradley: Chasing RainbowsSubtle and contemplative abstract paintings and sculptures including a ...

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‘I hated it the minute it was finished’: bad body art and regrets in a tattoo removal clinic | Tattoos

At the temple of regret, you can have your mistakes burned away by a smiling practitioner, if you are willing to pay a hefty fee. I’m at an unremarkable office block near Monument tube station in central London, watching the remorseful have their body art erased at Pulse Light Clinic, which offers state-of-the-art tattoo removal using laser technology. As penitents of all ages, walks ...

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Kourtney Kardashian tries fiance Travis Barker’s dramatic body art in EDITED tattoo snap

He boasts over 100 tattoos from head-to-toe.And Travis Barker's fiancee Kourtney Kardashian modeled her own extensive body ink in an edited portrait shared by the 46-year-old drummer to Instagram on Tuesday.The image - which was originally snapped in June - was altered by artist Cheyenne Randall to give the 42-year-old KUWTK star a variety of tattoos on her arms, legs and chest. Kourtney could be seen sitting ...

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When an embalmed body went on display at a Bristol art gallery

A polite notice in the doorway of the main gallery at Bristol’s Royal West of England Academy warned visitors to the Robert Lenkiewicz ‘Still Lives’ exhibition they were entering a room containing a dead human body. It was 2011 and the first time the embalmed remains of Edwin Mackenzie, vagrant turned painter’s assistant, otherwise known as Diogenes, had been on public display since being ...

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Mire Lee on Sculpting Body Horror and Vore – ARTnews.com

Mire Lee’s silicone sculptures resemble life forms that defy easy classification. These works, which look a bit like innards, are often equipped with hidden motors and oily liquids that make them slop and squish as they gently thrash about. Body horror and fetish culture are typically points of inquiry for the artist, who lives in Amsterdam and Seoul. She had her breakout solo show ...

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The Louvre Has Reunited Emperor Constantine’s Long-Lost Giant Finger With the Rest of His Body + Other Stories

Art Industry News is a daily digest of the most consequential developments coming out of the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know on this Friday, April 30. NEED-TO-READ Amsterdam’s Hermitage Is at Risk of Closing – The Hermitage Amsterdam has been devastated by lockdown measures and may not survive the fallout. It has already laid off 25 percent of ...

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David Hammons’s Body Prints Are Visceral Riffs on Black Living – ARTnews.com

“David Hammons: Body Prints, 1968–1979” began with the artist at work. The entrance to the exhibition at the Drawing Center was lined with photographs of Hammons, taken by Bruce W. Talamon in 1974 and 1977, at the studios in South Los Angeles where Hammons started his career. In the photographs that document his singular printmaking process, Hammons is shirtless and slicked with margarine, crouching ...

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“Revenge Body” by Emma Stern at Carl Kostyál Gallery, London – StreetArtNews

Carl Kostyál London is proud to present Revenge Body, Emma Stern’s first solo show with the gallery. The exhibition is open from 13th May to 12th June 2021.Borrowing from the visual vocabulary of online niche subcultures such as fursonas, fandom and 3D erotica, Stern plays with the quasi-pornographic representation of women in the virtual world, combining traditional painterly techniques such as monochromatic underpainting and ...

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